The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Story
England / East of England
Rank 133 171 205
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +34
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 112 99 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.91% 1.40% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 1.62% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 99 73 52
Median salary £50,000 £43,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% +4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,400 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5109 6130 6133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 87.07% 86.73% 84.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4191 4920 4942
Median salary £46,924 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.21% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing User Stories as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

User Stories
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the East of England region.

User Stories Salary Trend in the East of England

User Stories
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

User Stories Salary Histogram in the East of England

User Stories
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norfolk 0 27 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire -28 19 £47,500 -5.00% 8
Essex +33 18 £67,500 +63.63% 1
Suffolk +28 16 £55,000 -15.38%
Bedfordshire +22 16 £47,500 +9.19% 6
Hertfordshire +10 16 £47,250 +35.00% 1
User Stories
England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing User Stories also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 207 (87.34%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (38.40%) Scrum
3 90 (37.97%) Finance
4 65 (27.43%) Business Analysis
5 56 (23.63%) JIRA
6 50 (21.10%) Confluence
7 49 (20.68%) BDD
8 43 (18.14%) Kanban
9 41 (17.30%) Degree
9 41 (17.30%) Waterfall
10 38 (16.03%) C#
10 38 (16.03%) Mentoring
11 35 (14.77%) Microsoft
12 34 (14.35%) Java
12 34 (14.35%) SQL Server
13 33 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
14 32 (13.50%) Use Case
15 31 (13.08%) Data Modelling
16 30 (12.66%) Software Engineering
16 30 (12.66%) Coaching
17 29 (12.24%) SQL
18 27 (11.39%) .NET
18 27 (11.39%) UML
18 27 (11.39%) Computer Science
19 26 (10.97%) HTML
19 26 (10.97%) JavaScript
20 25 (10.55%) Analytical Skills
21 24 (10.13%) Wireframes
21 24 (10.13%) TDD
22 21 (8.86%) BPMN

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 50 (21.10%) Confluence
2 12 (5.06%) Apache ServiceMix
3 8 (3.38%) Drupal
4 4 (1.69%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.27%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.27%) WordPress
6 2 (0.84%) Apache
6 2 (0.84%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (2.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (1.69%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.27%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.42%) MS Office
4 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.95%) SaaS
3 4 (1.69%) Datadog
3 4 (1.69%) Google Play
4 3 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (14.35%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.02%) NoSQL
3 16 (6.75%) MySQL
4 10 (4.22%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (3.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.95%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.53%) Azure SQL Database
7 6 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (2.53%) Power BI
7 6 (2.53%) Snowflake Schema
7 6 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.11%) Big Data
9 4 (1.69%) MarkLogic
9 4 (1.69%) SQLPlus
10 3 (1.27%) CouchDB
10 3 (1.27%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.27%) HBase
10 3 (1.27%) Redis
10 3 (1.27%) Riak
Development Applications
1 56 (23.63%) JIRA
2 19 (8.02%) JUnit
3 18 (7.59%) Cucumber
3 18 (7.59%) Jenkins
4 13 (5.49%) NUnit
5 12 (5.06%) Maven
6 10 (4.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (3.38%) Selenium
8 5 (2.11%) Git (software)
8 5 (2.11%) Rhino Mocks
8 5 (2.11%) Subversion
9 4 (1.69%) Axure RP
9 4 (1.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 4 (1.69%) Grunt
9 4 (1.69%) Jasmine
9 4 (1.69%) Log4Net
9 4 (1.69%) Mockito
10 3 (1.27%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.84%) Bower
11 2 (0.84%) Ranorex
General
1 90 (37.97%) Finance
2 20 (8.44%) Marketing
3 11 (4.64%) Retail
4 10 (4.22%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.95%) Banking
6 5 (2.11%) Advertising
7 3 (1.27%) Legal
7 3 (1.27%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.84%) Automotive
8 2 (0.84%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.42%) Games
9 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 147 (62.03%) Analyst
2 127 (53.59%) Business Analyst
3 53 (22.36%) Developer
4 40 (16.88%) Agile Business Analyst
5 34 (14.35%) Senior Analyst
6 32 (13.50%) Digital Analyst
6 32 (13.50%) Digital Business Analyst
7 27 (11.39%) Senior Business Analyst
8 20 (8.44%) Software Analyst
9 17 (7.17%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 16 (6.75%) Senior Developer
11 15 (6.33%) Systems Analyst
12 14 (5.91%) Finance Business Analyst
12 14 (5.91%) Financial Analyst
12 14 (5.91%) Financial Business Analyst
12 14 (5.91%) Financial Services Business Analyst
12 14 (5.91%) Service Analyst
13 13 (5.49%) Business Systems Analyst
13 13 (5.49%) Lead Business Analyst
14 11 (4.64%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (11.39%) .NET
2 26 (10.97%) HTML
3 19 (8.02%) AngularJS
3 19 (8.02%) RESTful
4 17 (7.17%) HTML5
5 16 (6.75%) JSON
5 16 (6.75%) REST
5 16 (6.75%) Spring
6 15 (6.33%) .NET Framework
6 15 (6.33%) CSS
7 14 (5.91%) ASP.NET
7 14 (5.91%) Web Services
8 12 (5.06%) Apache Camel
8 12 (5.06%) XML
9 9 (3.80%) CSS3
9 9 (3.80%) Entity Framework
9 9 (3.80%) jQuery
10 8 (3.38%) SOAP
11 7 (2.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (2.95%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.39%) Computer Science
2 25 (10.55%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (8.86%) Virtual Team
4 14 (5.91%) User Experience
5 10 (4.22%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.53%) Clustering
6 6 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.53%) Replication
6 6 (2.53%) Xbox
7 4 (1.69%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.69%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.42%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.95%) Android
2 6 (2.53%) Windows
3 4 (1.69%) Linux
4 3 (1.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (87.34%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (38.40%) Scrum
3 65 (27.43%) Business Analysis
4 49 (20.68%) BDD
5 43 (18.14%) Kanban
6 41 (17.30%) Waterfall
7 38 (16.03%) Mentoring
8 33 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 32 (13.50%) Use Case
10 31 (13.08%) Data Modelling
11 30 (12.66%) Coaching
11 30 (12.66%) Software Engineering
12 27 (11.39%) UML
13 24 (10.13%) TDD
13 24 (10.13%) Wireframes
14 21 (8.86%) BPMN
14 21 (8.86%) OO
14 21 (8.86%) SDLC
15 20 (8.44%) Analytics
15 20 (8.44%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (16.03%) C#
2 34 (14.35%) Java
3 29 (12.24%) SQL
4 26 (10.97%) JavaScript
5 14 (5.91%) T-SQL
6 10 (4.22%) PHP
7 7 (2.95%) C++
8 4 (1.69%) TypeScript
9 2 (0.84%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.84%) Perl
9 2 (0.84%) Python
9 2 (0.84%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 41 (17.30%) Degree
2 14 (5.91%) IIBA
3 12 (5.06%) ISEB
4 11 (4.64%) CBAP
5 7 (2.95%) ISTQB
5 7 (2.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.69%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.02%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) SDET
2 1 (0.42%) WAI
2 1 (0.42%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 5 (2.11%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.69%) HP Fortify
2 4 (1.69%) Nagios
3 3 (1.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 35 (14.77%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.06%) Red Hat
3 7 (2.95%) Google
4 6 (2.53%) CA Agile Central
4 6 (2.53%) Tableau
5 5 (2.11%) Adobe
6 4 (1.69%) New Relic
7 3 (1.27%) Mapbox
8 2 (0.84%) DevExpress
8 2 (0.84%) TOWER Software
9 1 (0.42%) IBM
9 1 (0.42%) IBM Sterling
9 1 (0.42%) Virgin Media
9 1 (0.42%) Xamarin
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Essex
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Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
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